Today will see the official premiere of the third series of The Sarah Jane Adventures with Prisoner of the Judoon part one, written by Phil Ford, at 4:35pm on BBC One plus BBC HD around the United Kingdom and Ireland. The third series of The Sarah Jane Adventures features Elisabeth Sladen as Sarah Jane Smith alongside Thomas Knight as Luke Smith, Daniel Anthony as Clyde Langer and Anjli Mohindra as Rani Chandra.
Prisoner of the Judoon will conclude with part two on BBC One plus BBC HD on Friday the Sixteenth of October at 4:35pm around the United Kingdom and Ireland. Stories in this series include; Prisoner of the Judoon by Phil Ford, The Mad Woman in the Attic by Joseph Lidster, The Wedding of Sarah Jane Smith by Gareth Roberts, The Eternity Trap by Phil Ford, Mona Lisa's Revenge by Phil Ford and The Gift by Rupert Laight.
Below is the official synopsis for Prisoner of the Judoon part one.
Sarah Jane and the gang face the most dangerous day of their lives, as the rhino-like Judoon return. When prisoner Androvax the Destroyer crash-lands on Earth, a Veil is set free and starts to turn Earth's technology against itself. And his next intended victim is Sarah Jane.
Doctor Who actor David Tennant will be making a special appearance this series, during the story The Wedding of Sarah Jane Smith, as the Tenth Doctor. Russell T Davies has confirmed recently in Doctor Who Magazine that a fourth series of The Sarah Jane Adventures is in pre-production but nothing will go ahead without permission from the BBC.